Tag Archives: Board of Education

School board to present spending plan

REGION 16 — The Region 16 Board of Education will present a $41.2 million budget proposal for the 2017-18 fiscal year at a public hearing on Wednesday. The spending plan…

Health care savings equal technology for school board

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Board of Education this month approved transferring $1.1 million in health care savings to pay for capital items. The anticipated surplus funds, which are in the…

Superintendent presents $41.4M budget proposal

REGION 16 — The starting point for Region 16’s 2017-18 school budget is a 2.26 percent increase. Region 16 Superintendent of Schools Michael Yamin last week presented a $41.4 million…

School spending plan earns praise

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Education’s proposed budget for 2017-18 received high marks from borough officials. The Board of Finance on Monday unanimously approved the school board’s proposed $61.7 million…

School budget plan keeps spending flat

NAUGATUCK — For the second straight year — and the third time in the last seven years — the Board of Education will request a budget that doesn’t increase spending….

School times staying the same

NAUGATUCK — While some officials believe a later start to the school day would be beneficial for older students, the Board of Education won’t pursue a proposal to make the…

Changing practice requires more buses 

REGION 16 — Accommodating students that attend high schools out of Region 16 on days when start times are off due to weather delays would mean paying for additional buses…

Woodland roof project put on hold    

REGION 16 — A building committee formed to oversee a roof project at Woodland Regional High School was dissolved nearly two months after it was appointed. The Region 16 Board…

Changes made to courses offered at NHS

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Education last week approved changes to the program of studies at Naugatuck High School for the 2017-18 school year. Students will have eight new courses…

School board, union agree on new deal

REGION 16 — The Region 16 Board of Education and the union that represents non-certified staff have agreed to a new, three-year contract. The board, which oversees schools in Beacon…